223 Waring Welfare, Boerne, TX 78006

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Charming Historic Property in Welfare, Texas - A distinctive slice of Hill Country Heritage. Welcome to endless opportunities in Welfare, Texas located just 14 miles from Boerne Tx, in west-central Kendall County surrounded by neighboring towns such as Comfort, Sisterdale and Waring. With Fredericksburg, Luckenbach, and other historical tourist towns all within 30 minutes from Welfare and only 25 minutes northwest of San Antonio and approximately 1 1/2 hours from Austin. This property, steeped in rich historical significance, offers a unique opportunity to own a piece of the past. Situated in the flourishing Texas wine country, it holds immense potential for diverse ventures such as a church, restaurant, wine tasting venue, brewery, bed and breakfast establishments, and/or retail spaces. The burgeoning locale opens doors to a myriad of opportunities for entrepreneurial and developmental endeavors. Historical Significance: Originally settled in the 1800s, this property was at the heart of the German-American community, witnessing the transformation from "Bon Ton" to Wohlfarht and finally Welfare, Texas. Welfare general store, served as the epicenter of community life. The structure, dating back to the 1880s, housed a general store and post office. For 20 years the old general store became "The Welfare Cafe", known for its delicious German cuisine, inviting residents and visitors to savor the flavors of the past while enjoying a cozy dining atmosphere. The property boasts a converted vintage barn event center, which served as the backdrop for weddings and special events. Two separate commercial kitchens, one in the cafe and one in event center. The expansive grounds feature remnants of a once vibrant biergarten, where local musicians entertained on weekends. A network of paths and barnwood fencing connects the different areas, creating a charming and welcoming atmosphere. The property operated as a cafe for two decades and served as a wedding and special events venue for ten years. Endless possibilities await its next owner to continue its legacy. Embrace the charm and character of Welfare's history in this one-of-a-kind property. Whether you envision it as a residence, event space, or a unique business opportunity, this historic gem awaits its next chapter. Seize the chance to own a piece of Texas history in the heart of the Hill Country! An adjoining 4 +/- is available for purchase, contact agent for pricing.

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Listing courtesy of Listing Agent: Constance Gannon (conniegannon@kw.com) from Listing Office: Keller Williams Boerne.

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